We spend a considerable time of our day on our smartphones, browsing through our social media feed, sharing our best pictures on Facebook and Instagram. But what will get you a lot more traction and mileage on social media is a smart and trending hashtag that can be part of your caption. And we’re here to help you out with the ultimate guide to using hashtags with all your picture captions.
Throwback Thursday is for all your cute childhood photos, vacation with college friends or your first music concert. #TBT to get nostalgic and relive happy memories.
When your outfit, makeup, lighting, the background is on fleek, turn on that front camera and start clicking. #Nofilter because you don’t need any.
Crushing on a funny, attractive, popular woman on the social media? Share it with the hashtag WCW (Women Crush Wednesday) to admire and send love to your favourite women! And yes, for men it is #MCM or Man Crush Monday.
If you are using the VSCO app to shoot and edit your images, this is a popular hashtag you could use to make your pictures more accessible and get a whole lot of likes.
For the cool kids, #F4F is the acronym for follow for follow, basically for every time a person follows you on a photo sharing app, you follow them back. This is a great way to connect with a lot of people with similar interests and for getting followers as well.
You can use this hashtag when sharing your best pictures. Instagood implies that you are super happy and proud of the click.
Igers is short for Instagrammers. It is a sought-after hashtag used by Instagram users on other social media platforms like Twitter.
A synonym, of sorts, for #PhotoOfTheDay… your standout photo of the day can be uploaded with this extremely popular hashtag.
If you are using the Repost app to share a post originally shared by someone else, while crediting the person for the same, you could use this hashtag.
For that definitive picture of yours with all the oomph and attitude, make sure to use this hashtag. GIFs: Giphy, Tumblr